Chemical Formula:See ANTIGORITE
Status: NON APPR
Crystal System: Monoclinic
Mineral for Display: No
|Long Waves (365nm): || Pink ||Strong||Short Waves (254 nm): || Not fluorescent |
Phosphorescence (in the common meaning of the term) seen by naked eye:
No phosphorescence seen by naked eye whatever the type of UV
Main Activator(s) and spectrum:
Best Locality for luminescence(*):
- Bare Hills Serpentine Quarry East, Bare Hills, Baltimore Co., Maryland, USA (cited by de Ment as gymnite, fluo bright flesh color LW, nothing SW)
(*)Data are not exhaustive and are limited to the most important localities for fluorescence
Bibliographical Reference for luminescence:
- Handbook of Fluorescent Gems and Minerals, a practical guide for the gem and mineral collector, Jack de Ment, 1949 ,
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